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How to deal with grief ‘The Heart Knows’ | Pretoria News

How to deal with grief ‘The Heart Knows’ | Pretoria News | Grief & Bereavement Counseling | Scoop.it
Veteran actor and writer Masebe pulled herself out of her cocoon of grief and mourning to meet up and speak to mothers
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Grief sometimes seems almost invisible

Grief sometimes seems almost invisible | Grief & Bereavement Counseling | Scoop.it
In some circumstances, you may not feel you need to offer support to a person who lost someone because they do not appear to be grieving. However, these people need your support, too.
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Grief sometimes seems almost invisible

 

Good article on grief and its nature

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A baby orca's death, a mother's grief and a state's call to action

A baby orca's death, a mother's grief and a state's call to action | Grief & Bereavement Counseling | Scoop.it
The death of two baby killer whales this summer has stirred the state of Washington to say it will act to save the endangered sea mammals.
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A baby orca's death, a mother's grief and a state's call to action

 

Good article on the universal nature of grief across the animal kingdom.

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Grieving With A "Higher Power"

Grieving With A "Higher Power" | Grief & Bereavement Counseling | Scoop.it
CS Lewis famously wrote “no one ever told me that grief felt so like fear”. I’ve often thought all grieving …
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Grieving With A "Higher Power"

 

Good article on grieving and remembering the ones lost

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Patients aren’t the ones reluctant to talk about death and dying, says end of life charity

Patients aren’t the ones reluctant to talk about death and dying, says end of life charity | Grief & Bereavement Counseling | Scoop.it
There is huge potential for GPs to become champions of advance care planning and help make that happen – they just need the right support, says Compassion in Dying.
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Patients aren’t the ones reluctant to talk about death and dying, says end of life charity

 

 

Article on how reluctant many are to discuss death towards end of life.

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When Employees Grieve - Inside INdiana Business

When Employees Grieve - Inside INdiana Business | Grief & Bereavement Counseling | Scoop.it
Our society often struggles in dealing effectively with the grief process, but when that struggle reaches the workplace, new dynamics are presented. Frankly, it's never more important fo
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When Employees Grieve - Inside INdiana Business

 

Good article on grief and employment and how owners can help their employees grieve

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mHealth Devices Are Changing Chronic Care Management Standards

A new study suggests that providers using mHealth devices in a remote patient monitoring program for chronic care are treating their patients better than current standards of care.
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mHealth Devices Are Changing Chronic Care Management Standards

 

Good article for those interested in Chronic Care Management

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Grief Share topic: The Journey of Grief | News | nwestiowa.com

Grief Share topic: The Journey of Grief | News | nwestiowa.com | Grief & Bereavement Counseling | Scoop.it
ARNOLDS PARK—Grief Share will meet 6:30 p.m. Monday, Oct. 8, at the Okoboji Bible Conference grounds in Arnolds Park. The session, “The Journey of Grief: Part One,” will provide practical
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Grief Share topic: The Journey of Grief | News | nwestiowa.com

 

Good article on grief and the journey that comes with it.  Please also review our Grief Counseling Program

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Patients aren’t the ones reluctant to talk about death and dying, says end of life charity

Patients aren’t the ones reluctant to talk about death and dying, says end of life charity | Grief & Bereavement Counseling | Scoop.it
There is huge potential for GPs to become champions of advance care planning and help make that happen – they just need the right support, says Compassion in Dying.
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Patients aren’t the ones reluctant to talk about death and dying, says end of life chari

 

Good article on end of life and talking about death

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What do you do when the pain of grief overwhelms you?

What do you do when the pain of grief overwhelms you? | Grief & Bereavement Counseling | Scoop.it
If you’ve ever lost a loved one, then surely you know the aching emptiness of grief.
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What do you do when the pain of grief overwhelms you?

 

Good article on the pain of grief and how powerful it can be

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Learning to deal with a 'tough season' in grief

Learning to deal with a 'tough season' in grief | Grief & Bereavement Counseling | Scoop.it
Many people who have lost someone dear experience an annual "tough month," or "tough season." What I do is to simply commemorate these dates and think of happy times the best I can, see a lot of friends, and try to do some nice activities.
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Learning to deal with a 'tough season' in grief

 

Good article on dealing with grief when tough times or seasons are remembered annually

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64 of the Best Things Ever Said to a Griever

64 of the Best Things Ever Said to a Griever | Grief & Bereavement Counseling | Scoop.it
People ask us this question time and again: what should I say to someone grieving? They ask as though there …
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64 of the Best Things Ever Said to a Griever

 

Good article on what to say to a griever that can help them through his or her loss

 

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Grief: A Most Common Experience of Being Human | Psych Congress

Grief: A Most Common Experience of Being Human | Psych Congress | Grief & Bereavement Counseling | Scoop.it
BLOG: It’s been 6 months since our friend and colleague Eric C. Arauz, MLER, passed away. His death was a blunt reminder to me that if we are going to care about and be attached to others, we will have to experience the grief of losing them.
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Grief is truly the most common experience humans feel for loss cannot be avoided

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Loss, grief and how to respond - Porterville Recorder: Opinion

Loss, grief and how to respond - Porterville Recorder: Opinion | Grief & Bereavement Counseling | Scoop.it
Brian Melloni in the picture book ‘Lifetimes: The Beautiful Way to Explain Death to Children,’ wrote, “No matter how long they are or how short, lifetimes are really all the same. They have beginnings and endings and there is living in between.”
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Loss, grief and how to respond - Porterville Recorder: Opinion

 

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If you’re suffering from climate grief, you’re not alone

If you’re suffering from climate grief, you’re not alone | Grief & Bereavement Counseling | Scoop.it
Now that we know the truth about our gigantic climate problem, how should we process it?
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If you’re suffering from climate grief, you’re not alone

 

A different perspective on grief.  Climate and the new realities can cause acute grief and destruction but can also affect us mentally as we face new losses and issues

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Palliative care important for terminally ill patients, say experts | Aurangabad News - Times of India

Palliative care important for terminally ill patients, say experts | Aurangabad News - Times of India | Grief & Bereavement Counseling | Scoop.it
Psychological support is necessary for cancer patients, experts said here on Monday.
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Palliative care important for terminally ill patients, say experts | Aurangabad News - Times of India

 

 

Good article on the importance of palliative care

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Study firms up diet and depression link

Study firms up diet and depression link | Grief & Bereavement Counseling | Scoop.it
In an unusual experiment, researchers have found that among Torres Strait Islander people the amount of fish and processed food eaten is related to depression.
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Study firms up diet and depression link

 

 

Good article on depression and diet

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If You Don't Know Child Loss, You Wouldn't Understand

If You Don't Know Child Loss, You Wouldn't Understand | Grief & Bereavement Counseling | Scoop.it
If you don't know child loss, then you can’t understand how irreversible my pain is when I say, “It just sucks." No right words will ever make this okay.
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If You Don't Know Child Loss, You Wouldn't Understand

 

The ultimate grief of losing a child.  This article looks at the pain so few can ever or would wish to comprehend

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How to talk to your child about death | Daily

How to talk to your child about death | Daily | Grief & Bereavement Counseling | Scoop.it
EXCLUSIVE: Dr Shelley Gilbert, founder of charity Grief Encounter, reveals her tips for speaking about bereavement to coincide with the UK re-release of the classic Miffy tale Dear Grandma Bunny.
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How to talk to your child about death | Daily

 

 

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Grieving The Loss of Your Pet

Grieving The Loss of Your Pet | Grief & Bereavement Counseling | Scoop.it
The Pet Loss Workshop is on October 16 from 5:30 to 7 p.m.
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Good article on grieving the loss of a pet

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Exploring the Mixed-Up Emotions of Grief: Art Activities for Kids

Exploring the Mixed-Up Emotions of Grief: Art Activities for Kids | Grief & Bereavement Counseling | Scoop.it
We humans often think we have to feel one way or another.  Either we are happy or we are sad. …
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Exploring the Mixed-Up Emotions of Grief: Art Activities for Kids

 

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Therapy Dogs

Therapy Dogs | Grief & Bereavement Counseling | Scoop.it
The beginning of a student’s first year of college can be stressful. Adapting to class schedules, higher academic stakes, dorm living with new roommates, being away from home, and finding the right balance between academic, social, and personal interests can be challenging. To help students to transition into college life, Keene State partners the Monadnock Humane Society to bring the Paws 2 Play program to campus. ... Once a week, the Monadnock Humane Society provides certified therapy dogs to students, giving them an opportunity to pet, pamper, and play with the dogs. Time spent with the dogs decreases homesickness an
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How to comfort a child whose sibling has died

How to comfort a child whose sibling has died | Grief & Bereavement Counseling | Scoop.it
In 1971, when I was four years old, my brother died of a congenital heart condition. Writing about this experience has prompted more responses than anything else I've ever written or spoken about. Untold and unheard stories appear in comments sections, strangers tell me cross-culturally consistent tales in the soft corners of conference rooms and speak about the siblings they've lost and how present the memories of them still are in their minds and hearts.
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How to comfort a child whose sibling has died

 

Good article in dealing with a child whose lost a sibling

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How to comfort a child whose sibling has died

How to comfort a child whose sibling has died | Grief & Bereavement Counseling | Scoop.it
In 1971, when I was four years old, my brother died of a congenital heart condition. Writing about this experience has prompted more responses than anything else I've ever written or spoken about. Untold and unheard stories appear in comments sections, strangers tell me cross-culturally consistent tales in the soft corners of conference rooms and speak about the siblings they've lost and how present the memories of them still are in their minds and hearts.
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How to comfort a child whose sibling has died

 

Good article on helping a grieving child overcome the loss of a sibling

 

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64 of the Worst Things Ever Said to a Griever

64 of the Worst Things Ever Said to a Griever | Grief & Bereavement Counseling | Scoop.it
We recently asked our Facebook readers the following questions: “What is the best thing anyone has said to you in …
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64 of the Worst Things Ever Said to a Griever

 

Good article on grief and how to help people through grief without saying the wrong thing

 

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Financial grief: When death isn’t the end of pain

Financial grief: When death isn’t the end of pain | Grief & Bereavement Counseling | Scoop.it
IN that moment of fear when panic clutched her heart and Samara Deeg realised her husband could die she, of course, tried to save his life.
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Financial grief: When death isn’t the end of pain

 

Loss can also lead to financial hardships.

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